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Back the campaign for Recall elections

Third Way has long advocated the introduction of Recall – the power to sack elected officials. We also support the introduction of initiative and referendum. These are the building blocks of direct democracy. Wikipedia defines a recall election in this way: “A recall election (also called a recall referendum or representative recall) is a procedure by which voters can remove … Continue reading

Oppose the rise of ‘zero hour’ contracts

The number of people on “zero hours” contracts has risen sharply since the 2008 financial crisis. Analysts note that this coincides with larger number of UK workers in part-time and low-wage jobs.  The office of national statistics say that far more people are working on these contracts than previously estimated. 250,000 people were employed on … Continue reading

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